PASTORALP contributes to the definition of Italian sustainable development policies

The Italian Ministry of Ecological Transition (DG Sustainable Development) funded the project “SUSTAINadapt – Tools and approaches for declining the integration between sustainability and adaptation”, entrusting its management to the Department of Agriculture of the University of Sassari. SUSTAINadapt aims to support the Ministry and regional administrations in integrating the objectives of the National Strategy

Climate change and alpine pastures. Brief summary of the validation workshop of March 31, 2022

On March 31, 2022, the PASTORALP validation workshop took place at the Parc National Des Ecrins, case study of the project. The meeting was an opportunity for discussion with local actors (breeders, shepherds, technicians and administrators) on the theme of climate change and adaptation strategies in the Alpine pastoral context. During the meeting, the project

Mountain grasslands: OREKA MENDIAN’s report and recommendations out!

In October 2021, the EU LIFE project OREKA MENDIAN published its final report “Overview of sustainable practices for the management of mountain grasslands in Europe”. Opened by Herbert Dorfmann, Member of the European Parliament, the report investigates the current state of mountain grasslands throughout Europe and provides a set of practices and recommendations that can ensure the

workshop for learning how to use satellite data for producing digital maps: Pastoralp as case study

From 13 to 16 October 2021 the Earth Technology EXPO took place at the Fortezza da Basso of Florence. On Friday 15, in the “workshop with hands-on training geospatial intelligence for mapping land and water change”, a session was held entitled “Training with Hands-On: Using Google Earth Engine data and algorithms for mapping earth features